Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Tunnelhill, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 5, 1876 Dec 5, 1876 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Blair, County of Parent current
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Blair County, Pennsylvania 25 Lead
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 61 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201377808 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202177808 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4277808 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217320 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1189929 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1184950 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 111683 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Gallitzin, Township of Reduction Dec 5, 1876
View Expansion Gallitzin, Township of Reduction 1888
View Reduction Gallitzin, Borough of Expansion 1963
View Expansion Allegheny, Township of (Blair) Reduction Dec 23, 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Dec 5, 1876

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 33: Approving the petition of certain freeholders of Allegheny Township for the annexation of certain territory of Allegheny Township, Blair County, by and to Tunnelhill Borough, Cambria County, and directing the President of Council of Tunnelhill Borough to proceed according to law to effect said annexation Apr 3, 1968 Apr 3, 1968

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Tunnelhill Borough 17500450 345 345

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Allegheny Township-Tunnelhill Borough Proposed 1890 Annexation no* 1890–1891
View Annexation Allegheny Township-Tunnelhill Borough Proposed 1958 Annexation no 1958
View Boundary Realignment Blair County-Cambria County 1961 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1961